KC News

Peggy Breit, KMBC Channel 9
March 23, 2017 - 6:14 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - A Kansas City, Missouri, man is accused of causing a car crash that killed his two young sons. Jackson County prosecutors on Wednesday charged 41-year-old Brian Keith Moyer with two counts of involuntary manslaughter. He's also charged with leaving an accident scene, driving...
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March 23, 2017 - 6:05 am
The focus shifts to finding a replacement after Wednesday morning's announcement that Kansas City Police Chief Darryl Forte is planning to retire. Chief Forte announced in the form of a Tweet that he plans to step down May 20. He is in his sixth year of serving as chief. His law enforcement career...
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Jay Biggerstaff, USA Today
Jim Cunningham
March 23, 2017 - 5:49 am
Sprint Center in Kansas City hosts the NCAA Men's Basketball Midwest Regional beginning Thursday evening. No. 3 Oregon takes on No. 7 Michigan beginning at 6:09 p.m. The late game has No. 1 Kansas playing No. 4 Purdue. The estimated tipoff time for the KU game is 8:39. Kansas City last hosted an...
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March 23, 2017 - 5:21 am
Kansas City will be in the national spotlight next month concerning Question 5 on the citywide ballot. Voters will determine whether the city will reduce the penalty for possession of small amounts of marijuana. The measure inspired our Cover Story for Thursday: The Reefer Revolution. The vote is...
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Overland Park Police
March 22, 2017 - 1:04 pm
Overland Park police say they have developed information on a suspect in connection with vandalism near Santa Fe Drive and 80th Street. Police believe someone used BB guns to damage more than 16 businesses and homes in the area. The police department sent out a media release thanking citizens for...
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The Tennessean-USA TODAY Sports
Travis Walker
March 22, 2017 - 11:07 am
Garth Brooks world tour is coming to Kansas City and he is bringing Trisha Yearwood with him. The concert is scheduled for Saturday, May 6th, 7:30 PM at Sprint Center. Tickets go on sale March 31st 10:00am CDT. Official tickets can only be purchased here. Brooks last performed in Kansas City in...
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Marc LaVoie
March 22, 2017 - 10:24 am
KC Water is issuing a precautionary boil water advisory to customers who may have experienced low water pressure due to water main break. The affected area is bounded by E. 47th Street on the north, Blue Parkway on the south, Coal Mine Road on the west, and I-435 on the east. Also affected is an...
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March 22, 2017 - 4:52 am
Basketball fans will again pour into Kansas City's Sprint Center Thursday afternoon, with the University of Kansas the featured attraction in the NCAA Tournament Midwest Regional Final. Big 12 Commissioner Tim Allen is organizing the weekend's events. The conference tries to pattern the Big 12...
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Kara Marxer
March 22, 2017 - 4:37 am
The Boston Pops orchestra is performing Friday night at Kansas City's Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. The show is called "By George! The Boston Pops Plays Gershwin." The concert will be an unusual one, said conductor Keith Lockhart. "When we go on tour we often play such a wide variety of...
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March 22, 2017 - 4:03 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas legislators are moving back toward distributing state dollars to public schools through a complicated per-student formula like one they junked two years ago. A special House committee outlined an education funding plan Tuesday that uses basic concepts from the state's...
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